What We Do

Entropy Trading Group is a data driven quantitative trading firm based in New York and Seoul.


We utilize automated trading algorithms built with statistical research, machine learning, and parallel computing to produce exceptional market independent returns for our investors. We are currently specializing in Cryptoasset markets and data. 

Also, using systematic research platform and simulation engine provided by ETG Research Lab, we collect and analyze a large amount of Blockchain data to fully understand Cryptoasset market microstructures and financial properties. 


Our group is filled with top-tier developers, data scientists, quantitative analysts, and economists to detect market patterns and construct a unique view of global financial markets.


Our Team

Yongjin Kwon

Tower Research Capital LLC NY / Quantitative Trading
Bank of America Merrill Lynch / Quantitative Trading
Pittsburgh Robotics Lab / Researcher
Carnegie Mellon University Bsc in Computer Science


Chief Technology Officer

Kibeom Seong

Athena Capital Research LLC NY / Portfolio Manager
Tower Research Capital LLC NY / Quantitative Trading
Goldman Sachs NY / Quantitative Modeling
Qualcomm R&D San Diego / Senior Systems Engineer
Stanford Univ. PhD in Electrical Engineering
Seoul National Univ. Ms in Electrical Engineering
Seoul National Univ. Bsc in Electrical Engineering

Co-Founder / Portfolio Manager

Sangtaek Ryu

Private Portfolio Manager / HFT Quantitative Trading

Bison Investment / Derivative Trading

Absolead Investment Advisory / Quantitative Trading

Yonsei Univ. Bsc in Electrical Engineering

Quantitative Analyst

Hyuntaeck Seo

Chain Partners / Business Strategy
UBS Investment Bank Seoul / Equity Sales & Trading
Citigroup Global Markets Securities Seoul / Equity Research
Allianz Global Investors Seoul / Equity Investment
A.T Kearney Seoul / Research Assistant
Cisco Systems Seoul / Research Assistant
New York University B.A. in Economics

Business Manager

Joonha Yoon

Trexquant Investment / Global Alpha Research

Google IL / Data Analyst

UIUC Ms. in Financial Engineering

Univ. of Seoul Bsc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Data Scientist

Sejin Oh

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Seoul / FICC Derivative Sales
Barclays Seoul / FICC Trading
HSBC Seoul / Debt Capital Markets
Seoul National Univ. Bsc in Business Administration

CEO / Managing Partner

Seongjae Jung

Samsung Electronics Mobile Division / Senior Engineer

Hanyang Univ. Bsc in Computer Science / Business Administration

Quantitative Analyst / Developer

Sukchen Kang

LINE Plus Corp. / Crypto and Stock Data Analyst

Kakao Corp. / Programmer

Ecolemo / Programmer

Altibase Corp. / Research Engineer

Chungang Univ. Ms in Computer Science and Engineering

Chungang Univ. Bsc in Computer Science and Engineering

Quantitative Developer

Kyungjun Shin

Hilldun Corporation NY / Software Engineer
New York University B.A. in Mathematics / Computer Science

Junior Analyst

Heeseo Chun

Korea Institute of Science and Technology / Graphic Designer

Carnegie Mellon Univ. BDes in Communications Design


Our Coverage

Entropy Trading group covers 88% of the worldwide Cryptoasset liquidity by directly connecting more than 25 exchanges over 13 countries. With our broad and rapidly growing coverage, we are rigorously analyzing more than 100 Cryptoassets and trading 50 Cryptoasset pairs to generate exceptional returns and increase market efficiency.

Entropy Trading Group also manages cooperative relationships with prestigious academic institutions and researchers to fully understand unique properties and features of the Cryptoasset market. We are currently collaborating with distinguished academic institutions and expecting an expansion of the research scope.

We understand by heart that regulation and tax are two crucial parts of Cryptoasset business. Entropy Trading Group strictly adheres to any business-related regulations and controls. We are cooperating with various tax advisors and attorneys to thoroughly and comprehensively manage compliance issues.

Lastly, Entropy Trading Group aims to improve the awareness of Cryptoasset trading. We are collaborating with columnists and media producers to educate Cryptoasset management and quantitative trading to public.